Baralfa 42 HY

Fall Dormancy 4 high forage yield

Fall Dormancy 4 high forage yield 

DRI 30

    BarAlfa 42 HY alfalfa is a high forage yielding, persistent alfalfa with excellent forage quality potential.  It expresses quick re-growth after cutting to maximize the growing season.  BarAlfa 42 HY performs best in high producing, well-drained soils.  It has a solid disease, insect and nematode resistance package that helps defend it self in adverse environments.  BarAlfa 42 HY is an alfalfa variety for the dairy or beef producer that demands high tonnages of dairy quality forage.


    Agronomic Summary

    Bacterial Wilt HR 
    Fusarium Wilt HR 
    Phytophthora Root Rot HR 
    Anthracnose (Race 1) HR 
    Verticillium Wilt HR 
    Aphanomyces Root Rot (Race 1) HR 
    Aphanomyces Root Rot (Race 2) R 
    Stem Nematode R
    Northern root-knot Nematode R
    Pea Aphid R

    Blue Alfalfa Aphid MR 
    Root type Tap 
    Winter Survival 2.1
    Fall Dormancy 4.0
    DRI 30
    Cutting Recovery 8.0*
    Forage Yield Level 8.4*
    Forage Quality 8.0*
    Wheel Traffic 7.5*
    *: 1-10, 10 is best


    Alfalfa is the legume also known as the "Queen of forages." It deserves this name because it supplies millions of animals with high quality feed throughout the world. Its taproot makes it heat and drought-tolerant. Some of the problems with alfalfa are persistence, diseases, insects, and bloat...